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The Resource Philadelphia quakers and the antislavery movement, Brian Temple

Philadelphia quakers and the antislavery movement, Brian Temple

Label
Philadelphia quakers and the antislavery movement
Title
Philadelphia quakers and the antislavery movement
Statement of responsibility
Brian Temple
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Quakers came to America in the 17th century to seek religious freedom. After years of struggle, they achieved success in various endeavors and, like many wealthy colonists of the time, bought and sold slaves. But a movement to remove slavery from their midst, grew until they renounced the slave trade and freed their slaves"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Temple, Brian
Dewey number
974.8/1102
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antislavery movements
  • Quaker abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Label
Philadelphia quakers and the antislavery movement, Brian Temple
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Removing the plank -- Quaker beginnings -- Quaker beginnings in America -- Friends and slavery -- Victory and retreat -- Part II. Removing the splinter -- The Revolution -- Creating a free nation, not a free people -- Legal help in and out of court -- The American Colonization Society and the schism -- Other avenues explored -- Part III. The underground railroad -- Standing against the tide -- The tracks of the underground railroad -- The Compromise of 1850 and the Fugitive Slave Act -- The penalty for defiance -- The tricks of the trade -- Stories of the underground -- The last fetter broken
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 232 pages
Isbn
9780786494071
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2014015522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866620357
  • ocn866620357
  • OCoLC
Label
Philadelphia quakers and the antislavery movement, Brian Temple
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Removing the plank -- Quaker beginnings -- Quaker beginnings in America -- Friends and slavery -- Victory and retreat -- Part II. Removing the splinter -- The Revolution -- Creating a free nation, not a free people -- Legal help in and out of court -- The American Colonization Society and the schism -- Other avenues explored -- Part III. The underground railroad -- Standing against the tide -- The tracks of the underground railroad -- The Compromise of 1850 and the Fugitive Slave Act -- The penalty for defiance -- The tricks of the trade -- Stories of the underground -- The last fetter broken
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 232 pages
Isbn
9780786494071
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2014015522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866620357
  • ocn866620357
  • OCoLC

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